The PHP Programmer is CDH's primary developer for Humanities-related instructional projects and systems, as well as our lead Moodle developer and technical liaison to the campus LMS and related projects. In addition to programming for new and existing instructional systems, the PHP Programmer tests and recommends applications and systems improvements to CDH management and project partners. Additional responsibilities include serving as project team lead or technical partner on faculty-driven digital projects, rapid prototyping, estimating development projects, and piloting new systems. Technical presentations and training, and serving as a technical resource to faculty, students and the IT community add to the varied opportunities this position provides.
Applicants must submit their qualifications via UCLA's Career Opportunities website at https://hr.mycareer.ucla.edu Reference position # 25705. AA/EEO
The complete listing of qualifications is available on UCLA's official job posting.
- Demonstrated PHP programming skills.
- Demonstrated knowledge of SQL.
- Demonstrated familiarity with application development best practices, such as code versioning and code review.
- Demonstrated willingness to adopt new technologies and programming languages when appropriate and necessary to keep abreast of developments in the instructional technology arena.
- Demonstrated ability to deploy, test and maintain web-based applications and services, working collaboratively with systems administrators.
- Ability to contribute to accurate project design specifications.
- Detailed knowledge of web browsers on multiple operating systems to debug and evaluate the functionality and design of web sites.
- General knowledge of network technologies and protocols (HTTP, TCP/IP), and with Microsoft, Macintosh and Unix operating systems.
- Demonstrated knowledge of security issues with respect to Unix/Linux OS and Web servers.
- Demonstrated knowledge of the Apache web server.
UCLA offers a comprehensive benefits package, including an average of three weeks' vacation per year; an average of 12 days per year sick leave; 13 paid holidays per year; health, dental and optical benefits; life insurance; disability insurance; the University of California Retirement Plan with 5 year vesting and various voluntary UC Savings Plans. There are also special programs and privileges available, such as accessibility to cultural and recreational programs, athletic events, and the University Credit Union.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy - http://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/NondiscrimAffirmAct